Best Books 2012: Spiritual Living

My Almost Certainly Real Imaginary Jesus

Abdul, Rauf F. Moving the Mountain: Beyond Ground Zero to a New Vision of Islam in America. Free Pr: S. & S. ISBN 9781451656008. $24; eISBN 9781451656022. Moving the Mountain belongs to the class of spirituality titles that are not only growthful for the individual soul but a necessity for the body politic. Abdul, named […]

Best Books 2012: Memoir

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Busch, Benjamin. Dust to Dust. Ecco: HarperCollins. ISBN 9780062014849. $25.95; eISBN  9780062096784. Busch addresses the sustaining value of art in the face of life and death from the perspective of one who has been to war. (LJ 3/1/12) Cusk, Rachel. Aftermath: On Marriage and Separation. Farrar. ISBN 9780374102135. $23; eISBN 9781466820180. This memoir is full of […]

Best Books 2012: Science & Technology

Design in nature

by Margaret Dominy Bejan, Adrian & J. Peder Zane. Design in Nature: How the Constructal Law Governs Evolution in Biology, Physics, Technology, and Social Organization. Doubleday. ISBN 9780385534611. $27.95; eISBN 9780385534628. Learn, with the help of mechanical engineer Bejan and journalist Zane, how the mapping of repetitive models in nature—river basins, cardiovascular systems, and bolts […]

Best Books 2011: Business

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Best Books 2011: Business

Best Books 2011: Consumer Health

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Best Books 2011: Consumer Health

Best Books 2011: Memoir

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Best Books 2011: Memoir

Best Books 2011: Sci-Tech

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Best Books 2011: Sci-Tech

Librarians’ Best Books of 2011: Theresa Weir’s The Orchard

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Librarians’ Best Books of 2011: Theresa Weir’s The Orchard

Librarians’ Best Books of 2011: Meghan O’Rourke’s The Long Goodbye

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Librarians’ Best Books of 2011: Meghan O’Rourke’s The Long Goodbye

Librarians’ Best Books of 2011: Edward Girardet’s Killing the Cranes: A Reporter’s Journey Through Three Decades of War in Afghanistan

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Librarians’ Best Books of 2011: Edward Girardet’s Killing the Cranes: A Reporter’s Journey Through Three Decades of War in Afghanistan